UK Newswire Archive
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org for Tuesday 21.2008
21-10-2008 15:01'Everyone who buys a mobile telephone will be forced to register their identity on a national database under government plans to extend massively the powers of state surveillance.'
21-10-2008 13:58Phil Woolas has made clear how the Brown Labour government intends to try and divert attention from its multibillion pay-out for Britain’s banks and the super-rich by scapegoating migrants.
21-10-2008 12:32How do racists, anti-Semites and all-purpose hate-mongers view the possibility of America’s first black president? Not necessarily the way you think they would.
21-10-2008 11:38Mel's trial begins today, he is facing explosives charges relating to the SPEAK campaign - support him with your actions!
21-10-2008 11:05Brighton Tubas Friendship and Solidarity Group Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
21-10-2008 09:55October 17, 2008
Operation Bite Back II: 1500 More Captive Mink Released
Raid on Oregon Fur Farm by Animal Liberationists is Seventh Since April
Astoria, Oregon- According to a communique received by the North American Animal Liberation Press Office, 1500 captive mink were released last night from a fur farm on Simonsen Road in Astoria, Oregon.
21-10-2008 03:03This is a song made my the Sofia student underground movement. All the songs that we have made has been baned from Tv, Radio and is not allowed to be sold in any music stores. This is the type of Democracy that we have in our country...
The Other Campaign : Government from Below and to the Left, Everywhere
20-10-2008 22:12Gabriel Gonzalez was 21 years old when he was sentenced to die for the murder of a pawnshop owner, a crime that he insists he did not commit. Along with Kenneth Foster Jr. and Rob Will, Gabriel co-founded the Death Row Inner-communalist Vanguard Engagement (DRIVE) Movement, which engages in nonviolent, direct action protest to fight for better conditions on death row and in opposition to capital punishment.
Here, Gabriel describes the effects of isolation and segregation on prisoners.
THE U.S. criminal justice system is remarkably ineffective, absurdly expensive, grossly inhumane and riddled with racism. The slaughter of youth of color characterizes many big city police departments. Sentencing practices have led to the imprisonment of over 2 million people in state and federal facilities, with another 3.5 million under other forms of social control.
20-10-2008 21:43In connection with the so-called global crisis art movement "POP-REVOLUTION" (with the partial assistance of ART-REVOLUTION) and the artist Artyom Suslov as well as several other free artists decided to create and implement the concept of promotion of new art "Dyudrok."
20-10-2008 20:08A new open cast coal mine site is about to get underway in beautiful Derbyshire unless we stop it now.
To combat open cast mining "Leave it in the Ground" supported by Earth First! invites you to a second Picnic in the Park for a mass trespass to see it before the destruction starts, meet the locals and have fun. So come and Discover Derbyshire!
20-10-2008 18:23Given the short time limit, any help is greatly welcomed to spread this international call widely in your networks and activist medias.